Index of the Johns Hopkins Nurses Alumnae Magazine in the Alan Mason Chesney Medical Archives of the Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions


[Serial Volume 43] Johns Hopkins Nurses Alumnae Magazine (1944). — 1944

[Serial Volume 43:1] Johns Hopkins Nurses Alumnae Magazine (January, 1944). — 1944, January. — 1 issue

[Article 43:1] Alumnae News. — January 1944

[Article 43:1] Book Reviews (1) Burma Surgeon. (2) Burma Diary. (3) Paris Underground. (4) Safe Deliverance. (5) Pain Mechanisms. . — January 1944
Creator: Sherman, Ruth Brewster
Book reviews of five (5) books: four books about different events in different areas of the war and one delving into the mechanism of pain.

[Article 43:1] Convocation September 16, 1943. — January 1944
Creator: Smith, Winford H., 1877-1961
From the Convocation for the nursing students, first are some remarks by Dr. Smith followed by the speech of the occasion by Yvonne Hentsch, Chief of the Nursing Bureau, League of Red Cross Societies.

[Article 43:1] Deaths. — January 1944
Includes brief In Memoriam tribute to Alice Anderton (1898) from three classmates (Christine Dick, Florence Hunt, Jeanette Johnston Allen)

[Article 43:1] Hopkins News from the Armed Forces. — January 1944

[Article 43:1] Judge Henry D. Harlan. — January 1944
Creator: Gontrum, Mildred Baer
Tribute to Judge Harlan at his death with his special contributions to the School of Nursing "in personal service and constant interest."

[Article 43:1] Marriages. — January 1944

[Article 43:1] Notes from the Ofice of the Director of the School of Nursing (1) Advisory Board of School of Nursing. (2) Concerning Faculty and Staff of School of Nursing. (3) Student Activities. (4) Centralizing Instruction with Other Schools. (5) Christmas Festivities. — January 1944
Changes in the membership of the Advisory Board to the School of Nursing; interesting proceedings of the faculty meetings and activities of some of its members with recommendations of changes in the clinical nursing program; numbers of admissions to new classes, their admission convocation with Alice Carr as speaker, progress of U. S. Cadet Nurse Corps in JHHSON; joint programs with Sinai Hospital School of Nursing, Church Home and Hospital, and Women's Hospital; Christmas 1943 plans.

[Article 43:1] Officers and Committees of The Johns Hopkins Hospital Nurses Alumnae Association, Inc. 1943 - 1944.. — January 1944
Listing of all officers, committee chairmen and committee members of the Nurses Alumnae Association for the year 1943 - 1944.

[Article 43:1] Procurement and Assignment Committee. — January 1944
Creator: Wilson, Helen Wright
Mission and work of committee established to procure nurses for the military dervice while maintaining quality civilian care.

[Article 43:1] Reminiscences. — January 1944
Creator: Dock, Lavinia ;  Nutting, M. Adelaide (Mary Adelaide), 1858-1948 ;  Williams, Ruth
Excerpts from letters from Lavinia Dock and two older alumnae from the first class of student nurses of memories of Isabel Hampton Robb. The letter from Miss Dock contains several stories about Mrs. Robb.

[Article 43:1] The College Field Program of the Recruitment Committee, National Nursing Council for War Service. — January 1944
Creator: McVicar, Jessie Black
Brief account of this group for massive recruitment program for nurses.(More complete account to be found in Vol. 43, No. 2, April 1944 ALUMNAE MAAGAZINE)

[Article 43:1] The Maryland Nursing Council for War Service. — January 1944
Creator: Northam, Ethel
Group assembled for defense and war service give the results of the study the nursing needs in Maryland, to recommend actions to meet the needs, to work for increased student enrollment during the two years of its functioning.

[Article 43:1] United States Cadet Nurse Corps. — January 1944
Progress of the Cadet Nurse Corps with the contributions of specific Hopkins nurses especially in recruitment.

[Serial Volume 43:2] Johns Hopkins Nurses Alumnae Magazine (April, 1944). — 1944, April. — 1 issue

[Article 43:2] Alumnae News. — April 1944

[Article 43:2] Book Reviews (1) The Johns Hopkins Hospital and the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine Vol 1; (2)The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine Vol. 2; (3) Textbook of Anatomy and Physiology; (4) Friends in Nursing History: Their Relationship to World Events; (5) Principles of Psychiatric Nursing. — April 1944
Creator: Sherman, Ruth Brewster
Brief reviews of several new books of interest to Hopkins and/or nursing.

[Article 43:2] College Students Are Interested in Nursing Report of the National Recruitment Program. — April 1944
Creator: McVicar, Jessie Black
Report of the Committee on Recruitment of The National Nursing Council for War Service which was devoted to recruiting college students but also to interpret nursing to college presidents, deans and faculty. The committee found that "college students are definitely interested in nursing" but are critical of other conditions.

[Article 43:2] Deaths. — April 1944
This section also includes two brief "In Memoriam" tributes to Helen Hamilton Crawford (Class of 1901).

[Article 43:2] Did You Know That. — April 1944
Various very brief statements about a new conveyor belt in the dining room, donation of "salary" of a guest lecturer to the nurses' library, various hospital appointments.

[Article 43:2] Hopkins News from the Armed Forces. — April 1944

[Article 43:2] Items of Interest. — April 1944
Variety of events and honors to various people associated with Hopkins and nursing.

[Article 43:2] Letters. — April 1944
Creator: Parrott, Emma Osborn Cleaver ;  Nevins, Georgia M. ;  Cooper, Eva R. ;  Undritz, Elizabeth (Betty) White ;  Bush, Catherine Lyon ;  Knowlton, Edna
Various letters from various alumnae on different subjects

[Article 43:2] Letter from Anne Herbert, 1925 Repatriated from China via the S. S. Gripsholm. — April 1944
Creator: Herbert, Anne E.
A Hopkins nurse working at a hospital in China is interned by the Japanese in Shanghai after December 7, 1941, finally after seven months returned by ship to New York City harbor by a very circuitous route.

[Article 43:2] Marriages. — April 1944

[Article 43:2] Miss Dick and Miss Kennedy. — April 1944
Alumnae Association honors Christina Dick, 1899, and Loula Kennedy, 1903, for continuous service to the School of Nursing. Includes letters from Effie Taylor, 1907, and Dr. Winford Smith, also letters of appreciation from Miss Dick and Miss Kennedy.

[Article 43:2] Narcotic Law Violations. — April 1944
Widespread illegal obtaining of narcotics has made legal use more difficult for several reasons, one of the principle being the dilution of them leading to ineffective use.

[Article 43:2] Olive L. Berger Presented for Honorary Membership by Miram Ames. — April 1944
Creator: Ames, Miriam
Presentation of Miss Berger for Honorary Member of the Nurses Alumnae Association.

[Article 43:2] Red Cross Ends Busy Year. — April 1944
Activities of the Red Cross during 1943, the busiest year in its history.

[Article 43:2] Reminiscences. — April 1944
Creator: Cullen, Mary Bartlett Dixon
Memories of Lavinia Dock from letters, writings of Mrs. Robb, Miss Nutting, Mrs. Cullen -- as recalled by Mrs. Cullen.

[Article 43:2] Report at Convocation, Fegruary 16, 1944. — April 1944
Creator: Wolf, Anna Dryden
Activities of the School during the "war" years: graduation of current class with 100% joining of the Red Cross, reduction of staff due to war needs, activities regarding the Cadet Nurse Corps, work of the faculty, changes/additions to curriculum.

[Article 43:2] Report of the Regular Meeting of the Alumnae Association. — April 1944
Proceedings of Regular meeting of Nurses Alumnae Association including reports of all standing and special committees. At this meeting, Olive Berger (of the Anesthesia Dept) is proposed for honorary membership in the JHNAA.

[Article 43:2] Student Nurses Page (1) The I.V.N.A. Affiliation; (2) Sydenham Hospital Affiliation; (3) One Week -- Three Days. — April 1944
Creator: Harrison, Ann Strickland ;  Cheatham, Mary B. ;  Brumfield, Mary Mylor
Reports by students on several nursing affiliations and experiences.

[Article 43:2] The 18th General Hospital Address Given by Dr. H. Alvan Jones at Alumnae Meeting ebruary 17, 1944. — April 1944
Address given February 17, 1944 by Dr. H. Alvan Jones on the history and the experiences of the World War II Medical Unit General Hospital #18 from Hopkins that served in the South Pacific.

[Article 43:2] The Legion of Merit. — April 1944
Photograph taken following the ceremony of the presentation of The Legion of Merit award to Col. George Finney in Fiji as the Commanding Officer of the 18th General Hospital.

[Serial Volume 43:3] Johns Hopkins Nurses Alumnae Magazine (July, 1944). — 1944, July. — 1 issue

[Article 43:3] Alumnae News. — July 1944

[Article 43:3] Auditors' Report. — July 1944
Complete detailed account by the accountants of financial holdings and activities since the previous meeting.
Attendance also by Jones, E. N., Scott, Doris C.

[Article 43:3] Deaths. — July 1944

[Article 43:3] Editorials (1) Mary Adelaide Nutting Award (2) Baccalaureate Degree Now Required to Enter our School of Nursing. — July 1944
Creator: Wolf, Anna Dryden ;  Cullen, Mary Bartlett Dixon
(1) Creation of Mary Adelaide Nutting Award by National League of Nursing Education and first issue of medal presented to Miss Nutting. Includes photo in frontispiece of both sides of medal, also includes letter from Anna D. Wolf, an attendee. (2) Announcement of new baccalaureate degree needed to enter JHH School of Nursing as step in the progresss of nursing.

[Article 43:3] Hopkins News from the Armed Forces. — July 1944

[Article 43:3] Items of Interest. — July 1944
Varied brief notices of different items of interest at the school of nursing and the hospital

[Article 43:3] Letters. — July 1944
Creator: Griffiths, Margaret Hamilton ;  Major, Norma Lutgen ;  MacMahon, Amy E.
Letters reporting current activities from three alumnae

[Article 43:3] Marriages. — July 1944

[Article 43:3] Mary Adelaide Nutting Medal. — July 1944
Photographs of the two sides of the M. A. Nutting medal showing the first issue of the award to recognize outstanding leadership in nursing education.

[Article 43:3] Miss Effie J. Taylor, 1907, Retires. — July 1944
Creator: Fox, Elizabeth Gordon
Tribute to Effie Taylor retiring after ten years as Dean of Yale University School of Nursing

[Article 43:3] News from the New York Club. — July 1944
Activities of the New York City Hopkins Club at first meeting of 1944.
Attendance also by Jones, E. N., Scott, Doris C. whose names could not be found in an alumnae directory.

[Article 43:3] Nominees for Office The Johns Hopkins Hospital Nurses Alumnae Association 1944 - 1945. — July 1944
Nominees with their professional biographies to be voted upon at next Alumnae meeting in September of 1944.

[Article 43:3] Our Concentration Camp. — July 1944
Creator: Whiteside, Faye
Description of and life in the Japanese concentration camp, once a missionary community, near Weihsien, China in which the author and others lived and cared for others for five months in the makeshift hospital set up by the internees.

[Article 43:3] Penicillin A Discussion of Its Antibacterial Properties and Clinical Application . — July 1944
Creator: Fisher, A.M.
History of discovery of penicillin and its use as an antibiotic against certain strains of bacteria. Includes its limitations and doubts about effectriveness in certain conditions, e.g. Subacute Bacterial Endocarditis. (Article from a paper given on March 19,1944 for MD. State League of Nursing Education)

[Article 43:3] Reminiscences. — July 1944
Creator: Parrott, Emma Osborn Cleaver
Letter of reminiscences of 1889-1891 by a member of the first graduating class of the JHH Training School for Nurses.

[Article 43:3] Report of the Regular Meeting of the Alumnae Association. — July 1944
Minutes of meeting including reports of all standing and special committees.
Attendance also by Jones, E. N., Scott, Doris C.

[Article 43:3] School of Nursing Notes from the Nursing School Office. — July 1944
Creator: Wolf, Anna Dryden
New policy of baccalaureate requirement for entry to school of nursing with the reasons for new decision; Faculty changes in the school; building program for extension of nurses' dining room and other service facilities; September graduation excercises; assignments of Senior Cadet Nurses; news of some alumnae.

[Article 43:3] Student Nurses Page. — July 1944
Creator: Poling, E. Jane ;  Harrison, Ann Strickland ;  Newell, Irene Martin
Brief accounts of different activities of the students related to work and to play.

[Article 43:3] The Endowment Fund -- Past, Present and Future. — July 1944
Creator: Ames, Miriam
The beginning and growth of the Endowment Fund, its uses at this point and in the future: the "who -- what -- where -- why-- how" of the Nutting Endowment Fund.

[Serial Volume 43:4] Johns Hopkins Nurses Alumnae Magazine (October, 1944). — 1944, October. — 1 issue

[Article 43:4] Address Delivered at National Meeting of St. Barnabas' Guild. — October 1944
Creator: Fenn, Rev. Don Frank
The minister states that "almost all good modern things had their origin in the (Christian) Church." He proceeds to give many examples in eduction, medicine, and social work.

[Article 43:4] Alumnae News. — October 1944

[Article 43:4] Book Reviews. — October 1944
Creator: Sherman, Ruth Brewster ;  Harman, Lilly ;  Grainger, Margaret F. ;  Winship, Myrtle Grande
Reviews of five (5) books of interest to nurses. Includes a biographical memoir written by member of first graduating class at JHH Training School for Nurses (Sarah Tarleton Colvin).

[Article 43:4] Deaths. — October 1944
Creator: Palliser, Elinor M.
In Memoriam to Adah H. Patterson, 1892, included by Miss Palliser

[Article 43:4] Editorial Nancy Poultney Ellicott. — October 1944
Creator: Cole, Rufus, 1872-1966
Tribute to Miss Ellicott, 1903, the bulk of whose career was spent as the Hospital of the Rockefeller Institute in New York that was devoted to medical research.

[Article 43:4] Hopkins News from the Armed Forces. — October 1944
Creator: Weber, Helen J. ;  McLaughlin, Elizabeth K. ;  Fischer, Charlotte M. ;  O'Connor, Mary E.
Letters and news of Hopkins nurses in the armed forces.
In these letters there are several names who cannot be identified as Hopkins alumnae, but remain members of these units. Their names have not been included in these indexes.

[Article 43:4] Items of Interest. — October 1944
Brief announcements of interest to nursing and the Hopkins School of Nursing, to the Johns Hopkins Hospital.

[Article 43:4] Letters. — October 1944
Letters or excerpts from letters to Miss Wolf from nine (9) nursing alumnae.

[Article 43:4] Marriages. — October 1944

[Article 43:4] On Duty with the UNRRA. — October 1944
Creator: Arnold, Virginia ;  Smith, Louise C.
Formation and activities of the United Nations Relief Fund Rehabilitation Administration (UNRRA).

[Article 43:4] Reminiscences. — October 1944
Creator: Lawler, Elsie M.
Miss Lawler remembers some of her first days as a student with the immediate nursing activities, night duty, work in typhoid wards, experiences in the diet school, the rapid rise in activities and responsibility -- all as a member of the first three-year class of 1899.

[Article 43:4] Report of the Fifty-Second Annual Meeting of the Alumnae Association. — October 1944
Minutes and reports of all standing and special committees of the Nurses' Alumnae Association on Sept. 19, 1944.

[Article 43:4] School Activities. — October 1944
Creator: Wolf, Anna Dryden
Activities and assignments of students, especially of the Cadet Nurse Corps, prospects for next admission of students, faculty work, impact of World War II on the school and students. (Report given at Graduation Exercises, Sept. 18, 1944 by Miss Anna D. Wolf, Director of Nurses and Nursing Service, Johns Hopkins Hospital)

[Article 43:4] Student Nurses Page. — October 1944
Creator: Harrison, Ann Strickland
Off-duty delivery of baby in an apartment by three students; Progress of student nurse musical written by Betty Barefoot and Irene Hudleson; Orientation of incoming Goucher students.

[Article 43:4] Summer Pre-Clinical Nursing Program at Goucher College Report of the Dean. — October 1944
Creator: McVicar, Jessie Black
Summer program at Goucher offered to help students hurry the completion of their student nurse education.

[Article 43:4] Virginia M. Dunbar, 1923, Appointed Director of the Nursing Service of the American Red Cross. — October 1944
Announcement and brief professional resume of Virginia Dunbar on her appointment as Director of Nursing Service of the American Red Cross.